Barron Elementary School

  • Barron Elementary School serves 474 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Barron Elementary School's student population of 474 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students474 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barron Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barron Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#3651 out of 7,879 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
81%
52%
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Black
5%
13%
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White
12%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barron Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.330.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEl Paso Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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